In 1962, German archaeologists found an ancient burial site about fifty miles north of Berlin. This cemetery from the Mesolithic period is considered one of the oldest in Europe.
On Britain's northern coast sits the Holy Island of Lindisfarne, where last year a dig uncovered bone fragments which have been dated to the 8th century. A recent discovery sheds more light on the lifestyle of the community that revolved around the large monastery.
Stranger Than Fiction Stories by M.P. Pellicer